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How thanks to its only F-4 MiG kill, VF-111 Sundowners became the first fighter unit within the US Navy to claim MiG kills with two different types of aircraft

How thanks to its only F-4 MiG kill, VF-111 Sundowners became the first fighter unit within the US Navy to claim MiG kills with two different types of aircraft

This victory was claimed three-and-a-heft years after 'Sundowner' Lt Tony Nargi had bagged a MiG-21 in an F-8C on Sep.… Read More

2 years ago

A QUICK LOOK AT THE MODIFIED F-8 CRUSADER THAT SERVED AS TESTBED FOR THE FLY-BY-WIRE TECHNOLOGIES

F-8 Digital Fly-By-Wire aircraft Externally identical to a standard U.S. Navy F-8C Crusader, the F-8 Digital Fly-By-Wire (DFBW) aircraft had… Read More

7 years ago